JI urges govt to withdraw FAC notification.


KARACHI -- Federal and Sindh governments should ask National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) and Karachi Electric (KE) to withdraw proposed Fuel Adjustment Charges (FAC) notification of Rs 21 billion on power consumers, protesters during a demonstration in front of Karachi Press Club demanded. Addressing protestors, Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) member Sindh Assembly and Ameer district south, Syed Abdul Rasheed warned if this notification is not withdrawn, people will stage a big demonstration in this regard.

Condemning collecting proposed Rs 21 billion from consumers on head of FAC in next nine months, he impressed upon Nepra and K-E to desist from this act as both entities have already failed to provide any...

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